A strict constructionist believes that?

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the government should only exercise those powers that were intended by the Framers of the Constitution
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What is strict constructionist?

A strict constructionist is One who argues a narrow interpretation of the constitutionals provisions, in particular those granting powers to the Federal Government. Also: A

What are strict constructionist?

One who advocates a narrow interpretation of the constitutions provisions, in particular thoses granting power to government.

What is the difference between strict constructionists and loose constructionists?

Strict Constructionists believe a narrow, strict and literalinterpretation of the express language of the Constitution isproper. This judicial philosophy requires a court to a

Was Thomas Jefferson a strict constructionists or a liberal constructionists?

He was a strict constructionist. In fact, one of the famous ironies of his presidency was that despite being a strict constructionist, he made the Louisiana Purchase, which wa

Is President Obama a strict constructionist?

No, he is not. Strict constructionalists only want the Constitution interpreted as it was written, and many scholars and judges who agree with that view tend to espouse a very